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Flashcards in Ch. 1-5 TKAM Vocabulary Deck (28):
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ambled

to walk at a slow, leisurely pace (verb)

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apothecary

an earlier form of a pharmacist (noun)

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domicile

- where you live (verb)
- a place where you live (noun)

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impudent

shamelessly bold; don't care what anyone think of you (adjective)

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malevolent

evil (adjective)

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taciturn

almost always silent (adjective)

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unsullied

untouched; unused (adjective)

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condescended

to agree to do something that you know is beneath your dignity (verb)

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covey

a group (noun)

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entailment

a legal situation regarding the use of inherited property (noun)

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immune

having no effect; special capacity to resistance (adjective)

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indigenous

innate; belonging to a particular region or country (adjective)

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seceded

to break away (verb)

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vexation

something that causes annoyance or problems (noun)

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vex

to annoy (verb)

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amiable

friendly (adjective)

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contemptuous

feeling that something or someone is beneath you; that it or they are worthless (adjective)

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discernible

understandable (adjective)

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erratic

irregular (adjective)

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fractious

mean or irritable (adjective)

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auspicious

favorable; promising (adjective)

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melancholy

sad and gloomy (adjective)

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asinine

stupid; silly (adjective)

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benign

kind and gentle (adjective)

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edification

education; instruction (noun)

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inquisitive

questioning; prying (adjective)

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morbid

gruesome; horrible (adjective)

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placid

calm; quiet; peaceful (adjective)